A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money.During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for Shame's expulsion from the force. He must also deal with two women, Angela, a beautiful old flame, and Peaches, his energetic but annoying sidekick.
He's armed and dangerously funny.
23 November 1994 (USA)
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Gross USA: $29,392,418
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Though it's never spoken in the film, Shame's first name as written in the screenplay is Andre; it can be seen on the check he receives in the beginning of the film. See more
When he calls Agent Rothmiller to let him know that he has located Angela, Shame doesn't identify himself to the telephonist. But when Rothmiller gets on the telephone, he knows that it is Shame. See more
[after Angela has knocked Peaches to the ground during their fight
Don't hear you talking shit now. Thought you were gonna BEAT
[Angela kicks Peaches in the ribs
[Angela kicks Peaches in the ribs again
References The Exorcist
Original music by José Fernández Díaz
(as Jose Fernandez Diaz)
Musical adaptation by Pete Seeger
, Julian Orbon
and Hector Angulo
Lyrics' adaptation by Julian Orbon
, based on a poem by José Martí
Performed by Sidney James See more